Posts tagged with "HPC Innovation Center"


National labs' researchers join effort to develop applications under Exascale Computing Project

Sep. 9, 2016 -  
The Department of Energy’s (DOE) Exascale Computing Project (ECP) on Wednesday announced its first round of funding with the selection of 15 application development proposals for full funding and seven proposals for seed funding, representing teams from 45 research and academic organizations,...

RAND and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory combine high performance computing and public policy analysis for demonstration of water resource management

Aug. 25, 2016 -  
Researchers from the RAND Corporation and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) have joined forces to combine high-performance computing with innovative public policy analysis to improve planning for particularly complex issues such as such as water resource management. Building on previous...
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Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory dedicates new supercomputer facility

Jun. 29, 2016 -  
Officials from the Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) and government representatives today dedicated a new supercomputing facility at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL). The $9.8 million modular and sustainable facility provides the Laboratory...

DOE HPC4Mfg Program seeks to fund new proposals to jumpstart energy technologies

Mar. 17, 2016 -  
LIVERMORE, Calif – A new U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) program designed to spur the use of high performance supercomputers to advance U.S. manufacturing is now seeking a second round of proposals from industry to compete for approximately $3 million in new funding. T he High Performance Computing...

DOE funds 'HPC for manufacturing' projects

Feb. 17, 2016 -  
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory and partners announce 10 new industry projects to advance manufacturing using high performance computing under a DOE program Industry projects ranging from improved turbine blades for aircraft engines and reduced heat loss in electronics to waste reduction in...

NASA features LLNL star-formation simulations

Jan. 12, 2016 -  
High performance computing (HPC) simulations exploring star formation by Lawrence Livermore astrophysicist Richard Klein were among select research highlights featured by NASA at the recent supercomputing conference in Austin, Texas. Klein’s “Simulating Star Formation: From Giant Molecular Clouds...

Tri-lab collaboration that will bring Sierra supercomputer to Lab recognized

Nov. 19, 2015 -  
The collaboration of Oak Ridge, Argonne and Lawrence Livermore (CORAL) that will bring the Sierra supercomputer to the Lab in 2018 has been recognized by HPCWire with an Editor’s Choice Award for Best HPC Collaboration between Government and Industry. The award was received by Doug Wade, head of...

State grant enables energy-saving retrofit of Lawrence Livermore computing clusters

Nov. 12, 2015 -  
Supercomputers at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) will be retrofitted with liquid cooling systems under a California Energy Commission (CEC) grant to assess potential energy savings. Asetek, a leading provider of energy, efficient liquid cooling systems for data centers, servers and...

NNSA green-lights new open campus building

Oct. 27, 2015 -  
The Laboratory has received approval from the National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) to take a first step toward building a new facility for the High Performance Computing Innovation Center (HPCIC) in the Livermore Valley Open Campus (LVOC). As a result, Lawrence Livermore National...

Labs tap Silicon Valley to bolster computing

Oct. 21, 2015 -  
The National Nuclear Security Administration’s (NNSA’s) Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory today announced the awarding of a subcontract to Penguin Computing — a leading developer of high-performance Linux cluster computing systems based in Silicon Valley — to bolster computing for stockpile...